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Longboard® and LEED

Ideal for architects, siding, remodelling and replacement contractors looking for a lasting, fade resistant woodgrain exterior.  Longboard® is maintenance free, 100% recyclable, will not warp, rot or split and is noncombustible and is also ideal for interior use as it gives off zero emissions and the manufacturing process is VOC Free (Volatile Organic Compounds).

In LEED v4 the use of aluminum extrusions can help buildings earn LEED points in the following categories:


MR: Building Product Disclosure and Optimization: Environmental Product Declaration Multi-Attribute Optimization (1 Point)

Life Cycle Assessment Report The Aluminum Association

InterNACHI’s Estimated Life Expectancy Chart

Aluminum is 100% Recyclable


Indoor Environmental Quality (EQ)

• Low-emitting materials (EQ)

Mayne Coatings Corp., “Aluminum Powder Coatings VOC Free Certification Letter”


Innovation (IN)

• Innovation

Biophilic Design: Natural Design elements help create a calming environment Easing Minds and Boosting Facade Performance Article


Energy and Atmosphere (EA)

• Minimum Energy Performance

• Optimized Energy Performance

Thermal Performance of Longboard® Architectural Sub-Girt System Cladding Clips


The Aluminum Association “LEED Fact Sheet Aluminum Sheet & Plate for the Building & Construction Market”

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